Early Learning Program Children learn from birth, and it is important to offer children rich learning opportunities throughout the early years, wherever they are. In recognition of this, our Mission Statement says that we will aim to integrate care and education in our early...Read More
Toy Library Springvale Service for Children Toy Library is part of a new integrated service providing care, education and resources for families and carers in and around the City of Greater Dandenong. The Toy Library is operating under the board of management and located in a...Read More
Maternal Child health When you visit a Maternal and Child Health centre, the nurse will review your child’s health, growth and development. The nurse will also talk to you about your own health and how your experience as a parent of a new baby has been so far. The Maternal and...Read More
Playgroup Playgroup is for all children under 6 and their parents or carers. We have playgroups that run on Friday and Saturday mornings from 10am-12pm. Both of our playgroups have a facilitator who helps to set up some activities for the children and to support learning. It is...Read More
Healthy development, learning and well being for children and families
The Springvale Service for Children’s Young Mothers Walking group is a supported walking group for mothers under 25 years of age. The aim of the group is to improve the physical and mental health and wellbeing of young mothers and their children through the formation of a strong support network and outdoor physical exercise.
The group will involve a weekly walk from Springvale Service for Children to local parks where children can play and mothers can chat before they walk back. Each walk will take approximately 15-25 minutes.
When: Every Thursday beginning April 7th 2016
Where: Group will begin and end at Springvale Service for Children,
23-28 Lightwood Road, Springvale.
Group members are encouraged to bring their own snacks, water, hats and sunscreen each week. For more information or to register your interest please contact Carolyn on (03) 8558 3800.
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Immunisation DAYS for 2016 will be on the following Wednesdays, 10am-12noon
27th January, 24th February, 23rd March, 27th April, 25th May, 22nd June, 27th July, 24th August, 28th September, 26th October, 23rd November and NO session for December.
Immunisation NIGHTS will be held on the following Mondays, 5pm-6.30pm
4th January, 1st February, 7th March, 4th April, 2nd May, 4th July, 1st August, 5th September, 3rd October, 7th November and 5th December.
NO session in June due to the Public Holiday.
Important information about immunisation sessions
It is recommended that you wait at the immunisation session for 15 minutes following vaccination in case any reaction should occur.
If the reaction to the immunisation is causing concern, please contact your doctor or the immunisation provider. If after hours, contact the emergency department of your local hospital, or the 24 hours maternal and child health line on 13 33 29.
After attending an immunisation session you will be given a record/certificate of the immunisation. If you have a baby record book, the immunisation will be recorded in the book. Please ensure these records are kept in a safe place.
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